Iowa Lakes Community College Embraces Pathify for a Modern, Inclusive Experience

The institution bolsters student engagement and cross-campus communication with Pathify.

FEBRUARY 21, 2024, DENVER, COLORADO — Pathify — the only centralized user experience hub for higher ed — proudly welcomes Iowa Lakes Community College into the growing global community of customers obsessed with improving the student technology experience.

Pathify fills the gaping user experience void at the center of the higher education digital ecosystem, delivering a personalized user experience unifying all technology, content, communications and people. Pathify’s Engagement Hub encourages system-agnostic integrations, collaborative social groups, personalized tasks and multi-channel communication with full web/mobile parity.

Beth Elman, Executive Director of Marketing at Iowa Lakes, recognized the need for a transformative solution connecting systems and offering an engaging student experience. “Pathify provides a unique way in connecting with students, staff and faculty. Additionally, it aligns perfectly with our vision of enhancing engagement,” Elman said. 

Indian Hills Community College and North Iowa Area Community, also Pathify customers, provided social proof throughout Iowa Lakes’ evaluation. “We loved what we saw and heard from others and know Pathify will transform how we communicate across campus,” Elman added.

“We’re thrilled to welcome Iowa Lakes Community College into the Pathify family,” said Matt Hammond, Pathify’s Chief Revenue Officer. “Iowa Lakes understands the importance of a student-centric approach and this partnership exemplifies our shared dedication in delivering engaging, unified student experiences across community colleges everywhere.”

Iowa Lakes joins the rapidly expanding Pathify community in Iowa which includes customers like Central College, Des Moines Area Community College, Indian Hills Community College, North Iowa Area Community College and Grand View University.

About Iowa Lakes Community College

Iowa Lakes Community College, located in Estherville, Iowa, ranks as one of the top twenty community colleges in the nation. Iowa Lakes focuses on lifelong learning opportunities by offering continuing education, vocational and re-licensure courses designed for personal development and career advancement. The college provides graduates with a solid foundation for furthering their education through four-year bachelor’s degree programs or launching into high-demand careers. Approximately 1,800 students enroll annually at one of the college’s five locations in Algona, Emmetsburg, Estherville, Spencer or Spirit Lake. Learn more at

About Pathify

Obsessed with making great technology while developing incredible long-term relationships with customers, Pathify remains hyper-focused on creating stellar experiences across the entire student lifecycle — from prospect to alumni. Delivering cloud-based, integration-friendly software designed to drive engagement, Pathify pushes personalized information, content, and resources to the right people, at the right time — on any device. Led by former higher ed executives, entrepreneurs, and technology leaders, the team at Pathify focuses every day on the values Impact, Wit, Contrast, Technique and Care